What Happened on September 11, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

"Pride & Prejudice", the film adaptation of Jane Austen's novel of the same name, starring Keira Knightley as Elizabeth Bennet, is released

Actress Keira Knightley
Keira Knightley
Novelist Jane Austen
Jane Austen
  • 125th Men's U.S. Open: Roger Federer beats Andre Agassi (6-3, 2-6, 7-6, 6-1)

Sport awardTennis Open

125th Women's U.S. Open: Kim Clijsters beats Mary Pierce (6-3, 6-1)

Tennis Player Mary Pierce
Tennis Player
Mary Pierce
  • The State of Israel completes its unilateral disengagement from the Gaza Strip.

Famous Deaths

  • Chris Schenkel, American sportscaster (Monday Night Fights), dies at 82